The facts: The crisis in Ukraine
A devastating conflict and humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding in Ukraine and in the region, costing and threatening lives and livelihoods, driving families apart, and causing mass displacement. Here’s what we know, and what we’re doing to help.
April 15, 2022
The facts: Severe drought in the Horn of Africa
Across the region, Mercy Corps’ emergency response supports millions of people facing the threat of hunger due to the most dire conditions in decades.
March 18, 2022
A catastrophic forecast for the Horn of Africa
Mercy Corps supports communities through an unprecedented drought crisis that threatens hunger for millions across Ethiopia, Kenya, and Somalia.
May 17, 2021
Displaced amid a pandemic
Ethiopian refugees rely on a health clinic, supported by Mercy Corps, in the eastern Sudan Um Rakuba camp after escaping their war-torn homeland.
May 18, 2020
Desert locusts in East Africa: A plague of another order
As communities brace against COVID-19, a desert locust plague in East Africa threatens to drive hunger rates to unprecedented levels.
August 16, 2019
For working mothers in Ethiopia, a better life starts with affordable daycare
Finding affordable daycare is just another hurdle working mothers must overcome in Addis Ababa, the capital of and largest city in Ethiopia. One woman is committed to helping them.